15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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15 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  30​h
1
Curracloe
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
2
Miltown Malbay
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Killala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Kilcar
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Buncrana
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Dublin
— 4 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Sydney

1
day
Curracloe

Curracloe ©
Curracloe is a village in County Wexford, a few miles northeast of the town of Wexford, Ireland. On the 17th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, then kick back and relax at Ballyheigue Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Curracloe Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Curracloe road trip tool .

Sydney, Australia to Curracloe is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 10 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in April: high temperatures in Curracloe hover around 14°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miltown Malbay.

Things to do in Curracloe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, Ballyheigue Beach
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Curracloe Beach ©
Curracloe Beach
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve ©
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve

2
nights
Miltown Malbay

Miltown Malbay ©
Milltown Malbay is a town in the west of County Clare, Ireland, near Spanish Point.NameThere is a townland on the southern edge of the town called Poulawillin or Pollawillin. On the 18th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Willie Clancy Statue, explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lahinch Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Spanish Point Beach. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Kilkee Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Doughmore Bay, and then kick back and relax at White Strand Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Miltown Malbay attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Curracloe to Miltown Malbay takes 4 hours. In April, daytime highs in Miltown Malbay are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Killala.

Things to do in Miltown Malbay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kilkee Beach, Cliffs of Moher, Lahinch Beach, Doughmore Bay
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Doughmore Bay ©
Doughmore Bay
Spanish Point Beach ©
Spanish Point Beach
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach

2
nights
Killala

Killala ©
Killala is a village in County Mayo in Ireland, north of Ballina. On the 20th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Killala Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Carrowmore Beach. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Downpatrick Head, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ceathru Thaidhg, and then hike along Cross Beach Loop Walk.

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Getting from Miltown Malbay to Killala by car takes about 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Killala can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Kilcar.

Things to do in Killala

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Belmullet, Downpatrick Head
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Cross Beach Loop Walk ©
Cross Beach Loop Walk
Downpatrick Head ©
Downpatrick Head
Killala Tower ©
Killala Tower

2
nights
Kilcar

Kilcar
Cill Charthaigh is a Gaeltacht village on the R263 regional road in the south west of County Donegal, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): kick back and relax at Narin Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fintra Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Silver Strand Beach, view the masterpieces at Slieve League Cultural Centre, and then kick back and relax at Muckross Head Peninsula.

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Traveling by car from Killala to Kilcar takes 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Kilcar can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Buncrana.

Things to do in Kilcar

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Narin Beach, Silver Strand Beach, Fintra Beach
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Silver Strand Beach
Silver Strand Beach
Muckross Head Peninsula ©
Muckross Head Peninsula
Fintra Beach ©
Fintra Beach

2
nights
Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 24th (Wed), stroll through Five Fingers Strand and then stroll through Culdaff Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Dunree Bay, get lost in a book at Free Wee Library, and then kick back and relax at Lisfannon Strand.

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You can drive from Kilcar to Buncrana in 2 hours. April in Buncrana sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Buncrana

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Culdaff Beach, Five Fingers Strand
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Five Fingers Strand ©
Five Fingers Strand

4
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, breweries & distilleries, historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: sample the tasty concoctions at Guinness Storehouse, take a stroll through Temple Bar, tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Stephen's Green, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dublin online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Buncrana to Dublin takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Buncrana in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Dublin, with lows around 3°C. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Jameson Distillery Bow St. ©
Jameson Distillery Bow St.

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